by Greg Yoder
Mission Network News
One ministry says we can’t let that fear prevent us from sharing the Gospel to a group of people who need it.
Perry LaHaie with Frontiers says, “Our mission statement is, ‘With love and respect, inviting all Muslim peoples to follow Jesus.’ We are a mission organization that’s focused exclusively on the Muslim world.” That’s why Frontiers recruits, trains, and sends people to the Muslim world...
(Listen to the entire interview [within the article]...)
...LaHaie says hundreds of churches have been planted in those areas.
Has the increasing violence discouraged Christians from reaching out to Muslims? LaHaie says, “In the last decade, we’ve seen record numbers of people say, ‘Because we’re seeing all this turmoil in the Muslim world, I want to go because I know the Gospel is the answer to this.'”
Do these radical Muslims deserve it? LaHaie says, “If Jesus can change my life, if He can forgive me, He can forgive anybody. And I just believe, except for the grace of God, you know what? I could be an ISIS member. Jesus commands me to pray for my enemies. There are already stories of ISIS members coming to know Jesus...”